In Time: The Best of R.E.M. 1988–2003

In Time: The Best of R.E.M. 1988–2003 is the second official compilation album released by R.E.M. Issued in 2003, it includes tracks from their Warner Bros. Records era, from 1988's Green to 2001's Reveal, as well as two new recordings and two songs from movie soundtracks. The album was the tenth-best-selling album of 2003 in the UK, and the 50th-best-selling album of the 2000s in the UK.[8]

In Time: The Best of R.E.M. 1988–2003
Greatest hits album by
ReleasedOctober 27, 2003 (2003-10-27)
Recorded1988–2003
GenreAlternative rock
Length76:15
LabelWarner Bros.
ProducerScott Litt, Pat McCarthy, R.E.M.
R.E.M. chronology
Vancouver Rehearsal Tapes
(2003)
In Time: The Best of R.E.M. 1988–2003
(2003)
In View: The Best of R.E.M. 1988–2003
(2003)
Singles from In Time: The Best of R.E.M. 1988–2003
  1. "Bad Day"
    Released: September 29, 2003
  2. "Animal"
    Released: January 5, 2004
R.E.M. compilations chronology
R.E.M.: In the Attic – Alternative Recordings 1985–1989
(1997)
In Time: The Best of R.E.M. 1988–2003
(2003)
iTunes Originals – R.E.M.
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic[1]
Entertainment WeeklyA−[2]
NME6/10[3]
Pitchfork Media7.5/10[4]
Rolling Stone[5]
RTÉ.ie[6]
Stylus MagazineA[7]